Snyder's approval ratings up; Congress down
Gov. Rick Snyder’s approval ratings improved in the latest results from MSU’s State of the State Survey. Congress, however, continued to fare poorly.View story photos
Muslim Mental Health conference begins April 24
The sixth annual Muslim Mental Health Conference will take place April 24- 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Dearborn Inn in Dearborn.
Unraveling the 'black ribbon' around lung cancer
A Michigan State University study consisting of lung cancer patients, primarily smokers between the ages of 51 to 79 years old, is shedding more light on the stigma often felt by these patients, the emotional toll it can have and how health providers can help.View story photos
Staff profiles: Daedre Craig
Daedre Craig, annual trial garden manager at the Horticulture Demonstration Gardens, talks about her love of gardening.View story videos
Internet use can help ward off depression among elderly
It’s estimated that as many as 10 million older Americans suffer from depression, often brought on by feelings of loneliness and isolation.View story photos
Faculty conversations: Rob Roznowski
Rob Roznowski didn’t start out being a teacher, but he always knew he wanted to be one.View story videos
Undergraduate Research Faculty Mentor of the Year Award winners named
Natalie Phillips, assistant professor in English, and Christopher Waters, assistant professor in microbiology and molecular genetics, were both recent recipients of the annual Undergraduate Research Faculty Mentor of the Year Award.
MSU plant biologist receives prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship
Nathan Swenson, MSU assistant professor of plant biology, has received a fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. This prestigious award is given to mid-career professionals who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.
More should be done for female parolees
As the female prison population continues to grow, a new MSU study funded partly by the National Science Foundation says more should be done to help women probationers and parolees in poor urban areas remain crime-free.View story photos
Global business execs take stage at MSU commencement
Indian philanthropist Azim Premji, chairman of the global information technology company Wipro Ltd., and Norman Augustine, retired CEO and chairman of the aeronautics company Lockheed Martin Corp., will speak at MSU’s spring commencement on May 2.View story photos